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A collection of short stories from the village of Long Hanborough including a locked room murder, a nest of witches and the aptly named Coffin Path. Someone asked me whether they are true…I said how should I know, I’m just the messenger. Read More

Reads: 298

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Lucy's hopes of a punting trip in Oxford de-stressing her husband are short lived. Read More
A succinct guide to potentially achieving a First Class Degree. Read More

Book / Romance

July 07, 2013

Reads: 986

Comments: 21

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Sixteen-year-old Navaeh Thames seems to be a normal Wisconsinite; from cheering for the Packers to enjoying a good squeaky cheese curd, she’s got her state’s stereotypes down to a “T.” But Nevaeh’s normal life is shifted when her mother dies. Having no close family to take her in, she’s shipped… Read More

Book / Horror

May 14, 2013

Reads: 729

Comments: 2

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As a fan of the zombie genre I find myself bored and annoyed that the genre has become stale and repetitive. So this is my attempted on a fresh twist on a zombie invasion. The book is a blend between reality and fiction. The plans I mention in the book… Read More
The story that Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob started Alcoholic Anonymous in 1935 is completely false. Bill and Dr. Bob started recruiting for the Oxford Group in 1935; they built up their “Anonymous Alcoholics” for the first two years in New York and then for four years in Akron. The… Read More
Heather Sinclair is 17 and, instead of traveling, is spending her gap year working for a recording studio. She has been there for three months when the cast of a low-budget musical film come to the studio and change her life forever. Read More
I've got big big love for Foals. I will leave it at that. I love you guys so much. Read More

Reads: 277

Comments: 2

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This is a poem about my leather Oxford shoes, not horses- Read More

Tags: walk, click, oxford, clack

This story is for Ant's challenge "Aspire to Inspire", so please don't forget to comment on it if you like it :) And please like it if you think it's worthy - thanks! :) Read More

Reads: 1965

Comments: 81

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After being accepted into Oxford University, Nancy Billingham, being a pedantic introvert, looks forward to a fresh start after the death of her elder sister. For a shy girl like herself, making friends isn’t easy; However her lacklustre social life spins out of control when she befriends Delores Lockley and… Read More

Reads: 6836

Comments: 90

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FINISHED-Emma Gutierrez is a sixteen years old DomiNish (Dominican/British) who wins herself and her BFF a summer intership for Latinos at Oxford University in London, England. Emma's seven years crush, Peter Jefferson, throws a major end of year party where she finds out a big secret that might just change… Read More

Book / Riddles

September 26, 2008

Reads: 1104

Comments: 9

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Angus feels the need to escape from his confusing and repetitive life. So he needs to runaway to someplace. Not from. To. He loved paper, and that's why he chose Oxford. Read More
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